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Richard YOUNGS Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Brussels


1988-1991 BA Social and Political Science, Cambridge University, Cambridge
1991-1992 MA International Studies, Warwick University, Coventry
1995-1998 Senior Research Fellow, Foreign and Commonwealth Office, London
1998-2001 Senior Research Fellow, EU Project on European Democracy Promotion
2001-2004 EU Marie Curie Fellow, Norwegian Institute for International Relations, Oslo
2012-2013 Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Academy, Washington, D.C.
2004-2013 Director (since 2009), FRIDE - FundaciĆ³n para las Relaciones Internacionales y el DiĆ”logo Exterior, Madrid
since 2004 Professor of International Relations, Warwick University, Coventry
since 2013 Senior Associate, Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Brussels


Youngs, R.: Europe's Decline and Fall: The struggle against global irrelevance, Profile Books, 2010
Youngs, R.: Europe's Role in Global Politics: A Retreat from Liberal Internationalism, Routledge, 2010
Youngs, R.: Energy Security: Europe's New Foreign Policy Challenge, Routledge, 2009
Youngs, R.: Europe and the Middle East: In the Shadow of September 11, Lynne Reinner, 2006
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